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Susan Granger

Susan Granger
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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
6/10 67% Hostiles (2017) Savage and sorrowful, perhaps igniting a conversation about how two opposing forces can come together and move forward in peace and harmony - for the betterment of humanity.‐ SSG Syndicate
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10/10 93% Star Wars: The Last Jedi (2017) Rian Johnson's spectacular expansion of George Lucas' galactic adventure franchise is everything you want it to be - and more. What a great holiday gift for moviegoers! May the Force Be With You...‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Dec 16, 2017
6/10 73% Last Flag Flying (2017) Somber and sorrowful...instead of sentimentality, it's thought-provoking, a very different kind of war film...‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Dec 15, 2017
6/10 76% The Ballad of Lefty Brown (2017) Bill Pullman's performance propels this satisfying, old-fashioned oater...‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Dec 14, 2017
7/10 87% Molly's Game (2017) Precise and precarious, Aaron Sorkin has created a fast-paced biopic filled with sharp zingers.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Dec 14, 2017
10/10 84% The Post (2017) Terrifically timely - with an urgency that reminds us that an assault on freedom of the press is a clear and present threat to American Democracy.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Dec 14, 2017
6/10 79% The Killing of a Sacred Deer (2017) Strange, insidiously sadistic tale of guilt and retribution which will inevitably confound its art-house audience.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Dec 12, 2017
7/10 96% Call Me by Your Name (2017) Subtly stirring and sensitive drama - about a sensuous summer that could change the course of a boy's life.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Dec 12, 2017
10/10 94% The Shape of Water (2017) Sensuous and sumptuous, this poignant, fantastical fable is an enchanting, redemptive, interspecies love story.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Dec 11, 2017
5/10 5% Just Getting Started (2017) The problem with this tepid, senior-centric Christmas comedy is that it never really gets going. It's seasonal sludge.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Dec 9, 2017
8/10 97% Coco (2017) Poignant fantasy that faithfully depicts Mexican culture and celebrates the Hispanic customs and folklore of Dia de los Muertos - while strumming the heartstrings. ‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Dec 7, 2017
6/10 30% Wonder Wheel (2017) Simmering, yet stilted melodrama, filled with bittersweet nostalgia and a terrific soundtrack.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Dec 6, 2017
8/10 97% Mudbound (2017) Unflinching and admirable epic melodrama that's particularly relevant now that white supremacy is back in the forefront of public consciousness.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Dec 6, 2017
6/10 93% The Disaster Artist (2017) Superficially slick, yet schlocky, a muddled misadventure...‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Dec 6, 2017
7/10 84% Darkest Hour (2017) Suitably stylish, emerging as a career-defining Oscar vehicle for Gary Oldman.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Dec 5, 2017
5/10 90% I, Tonya (2017) Unless you find parental and domestic abuse amusing, Craig Gillespie's glibly fictionalized, bizarre biopic is deeply flawed, just like its ferocious heroine - although Margot Robbie and Allison Janney deliver memorable performances.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Dec 2, 2017
5/10 50% Roman J. Israel, Esq. (2017) Sublimely talented Denzel Washington deserves better than writer/director Dan Gilroy's tepid, convoluted thriller.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Nov 30, 2017
8/10 99% Lady Bird (2017) Greta Gerwig has crafted an effectively empathetic coming-of-age story, filled with sassy, bittersweet anguish.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Nov 26, 2017
6/10 80% The Man Who Invented Christmas (2017) A whimsical , endearing trifle...‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Nov 25, 2017
8/10 93% Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017) Frances McDormand delivers a formidable, ferociously uncompromising performance in Martin McDonaugh's edgy, unpredictable, morbidly funny film.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Nov 25, 2017
8/10 85% Wonder (2017) Compassionate and compelling, this family drama concludes with the upbeat observation: "You can't blend in when you were born to stand out."‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Nov 24, 2017
4/10 40% Justice League (2017) When Shakespeare wrote, 'It is a tale, told by an idiot, full of sound and fury signifying nothing,' he could have been summarizing this convergence of the DC Comic Universe.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Nov 19, 2017
5/10 33% Mark Felt: The Man Who Brought Down the White House (2017) A superficial chronicle of political deception as writer/director Peter Landesman completely fails to capture the compelling drama of 'All the President's Men.'‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Nov 16, 2017
2/10 19% Daddy's Home 2 (2017) Mean-spirited and toxic, it's dismal!‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Nov 15, 2017
6/10 54% LBJ (2017) Woody Harrelson delivers a powerhouse performance in this straightforward, solid political drama.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Nov 14, 2017
6/10 87% Novitiate (2017) The anguish of Margaret Qualley is riveting, and Melissa Leo delivers a powerhouse performance in this solemn, soulful melodrama, pulling back the curtain on the secrecy of convent life.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Nov 13, 2017
7/10 64% Goodbye Christopher Robin (2017) Charming, bittersweet 'backstory' about the creation of one of literature's most beloved children's tales...‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Nov 13, 2017
8/10 71% Wonderstruck (2017) Enthralling story, weaving a cosmic web of whimsical enchantment...‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Nov 12, 2017
5/10 58% Murder On The Orient Express (2017) There's no reason to see this tiresome, forlorn, forgettable whodunit, which derails almost from the get-go, long before the snow-bound, stranded strangers begin to suspect one another of murder.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Nov 11, 2017
4/10 28% A Bad Moms Christmas (2017) This shoddy, superfluous sequel is like trashy tinsel.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Nov 6, 2017
7/10 92% Thor: Ragnarok (2017) The best silly, superhero THOR movie yet - it's thunderful!‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Nov 5, 2017
3/10 29% All I See Is You (2017) This tepid psychodrama suffers from a weak script with an absurd conclusion.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Nov 2, 2017
7/10 92% Walking Out (2017) Spare but incredibly sensitive wilderness survival story.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Oct 30, 2017
8/10 99% Jane (2017) Enthralling, enlightening - an absolute delight!‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Oct 29, 2017
4/10 29% Suburbicon (2017) Sour, substandard fare, a murky melodrama that fails on almost every level except stylish production design.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Oct 29, 2017
6/10 52% Jungle (2017) Extraordinary survivalist tale - and kudos to Daniel Radcliffe for rising to this grueling wilderness challenge.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Oct 28, 2017
2/10 8% The Snowman (2017) When the director of a twisted, turgid murder mystery admits something went wrong, it's worth noting...‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Oct 25, 2017
6/10 95% The Florida Project (2017) Sleazy and shrill, it exploits the bleak, anti-social underbelly of economic inequality around The Magic Kingdom - emerging as perhaps the most depressing film of the year.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Oct 24, 2017
5/10 66% Breathe (2017) Glibly superficial, it's Inspirational, yet flawed, lacking the compelling depth of Stephen Hawking's saga "The Theory of Everything."‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Oct 24, 2017
5/10 62% The Foreigner (2017) Frantic, fast-paced and filled with violence, particularly against women.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Oct 24, 2017
6/10 13% Geostorm (2017) A miscalculated cataclysm, crippled by bad timing.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Oct 24, 2017
8/10 100% Faces Places (Visages, villages) (2017) Unforgettable, irresistible pastoral documentary, a restorative road trip.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Oct 18, 2017
6/10 83% Marshall (2017) Historically significant, this tonally uneven biopic is filled with cultural resonance.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Oct 17, 2017
8/10 86% Professor Marston & The Wonder Women (2017) Propelled by an intriguing, unconventional feminist superpower, this is, undoubtedly, the most kinky, provocative comic-book superhero 'origin' story - and it's true!‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Oct 16, 2017
6/10 41% The Mountain Between Us (2017) Slogging melodramatic survival story - with a sappy ending.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Oct 14, 2017
6/10 87% Blade Runner 2049 (2017) Visually striking and surreal, consistently emphasizing the gritty style/production design over the slow-paced story. But it could earn cinematographer Roger A. Deakins his 14th Oscar nomination and first Academy Award win.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Oct 12, 2017
3/10 5% Flatliners (2017) Hollywood has raided the franchise larder too many times, and this unnecessary remake is one of the worst. ‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Oct 10, 2017
7/10 65% Victoria & Abdul (2017) Ravishing and sublimely subtle - aimed specifically at an older audience....‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Oct 9, 2017
8/10 87% American Made (2017) Edgy, engaging and adrenaline-charged, proving once again that America is the land of opportunity....‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Oct 4, 2017
7/10 93% Stronger (2017) Steadfast drama, revealing the kind of faith it takes to survive this kind of ordeal.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Oct 4, 2017